Male humpback whale with head raised out of the water, braking and pushing back at another whale by using pectoral fins spread in a "crucifix block", during surface active social behaviours. Maui, Hawaii, USA
Species: Humpback whale
, Megaptera novaeangliae
Image ID: 04112
Format: Film 3:2
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